Ukraine at UNGA votes against Russia's draft resolution on glorification of Stalin's regimeIn the draft, Russia says nothing about the fact that among the results of the end of WW2 were numerous mass crimes, including genocide, deportation and repression by Stalin's Soviet regime.
18:45, 19 November 2020
MFA Ukraine pays tribute to "Executed Renaissance" – victims of Stalin's regimeOver 9,000 people of more than 58 nationalities were shot and buried in Sandarmokh in 1937-1938.
14:25, 28 October 2020
Kremlin seeks to restore Soviet Union, Ukraine president saysThe desire to rebuild the Soviet Union was the Kremlin's major tragic mistake with regard to Ukraine.
16:05, 06 October 2020
Ukraine's MFA urges int'l community not to turn a blind eye to Russia's censorship of historyRussia has been taking steps to implement its aggressive plans to restore the Russian Empire, the ministry stresses.
13:10, 05 August 2020
Ukraine hits back at Russia in latest episode of "Twitter Wars"The two countries' accounts have long been in an online spat.
12:40, 25 June 2020
Six countries express support to Crimean Tatars in struggle for their rights – joint statementThe 76th anniversary of the deportation of Crimean Tatars is observed on May 18.
16:25, 18 May 2020
Ukraine launches consultancy to help citizens find info on victims of Soviet repressionThe archive has accumulated data from 1917 to 1991.
14:40, 15 May 2020
So-called leader of "DPR" terrorists issues order to use Donetsk's Soviet nameThe document says that the name "city of Stalino" will be used along with the name "city of Donetsk" on Victory Day on May 9.
12:55, 24 April 2020
Back in the USSR: So-called leader of "LPR" terrorists issues order to use Luhansk's Soviet nameVoroshilov in whose honor the city was named during the Soviet times was involved in the execution of over 18,000 people during Stalin's rule.
13:20, 18 April 2020
U.S. to maintain sanctions against Russia over Crimea grabThe official compared the non-recognition of the Baltic States joining the USSR with Washington's non-recognition of Crimea acceeding to Russia.
13:20, 03 March 2020
Russian State Duma member brands European Union "Hitler's coalition" – mediaThe deputy claims the EU should not be judging Russia.
18:30, 29 January 2020
Czech president blasts Moscow over 1968 invasion comments – mediaIn an interview published on his website on December 27, Zeman called Moscow's remarks in opposition to the plan "absolute insolence."
14:11, 28 December 2019
Putin says Moscow "looking into" issue of "originally Russian territories" in UkraineThe Russian president accused Lenin of proposing confederation instead of federation for the Soviet Union's structure, which subsequently allowed ethnic groups "to get the right to secede".
21:20, 19 December 2019
U.S. State Department on Holodomor: Soviet Union could not break spirit of Ukrainian peopleOrtagus said Ukraine is again under attack today.
22:40, 23 November 2019
Nord Stream 2 poses major threat to environment in Baltic Sea over WW2-era chemical munitions – expertsMassive volumes of chemical warfare agents were at different periods dumped in the area along the planned pipe-laying route.
16:15, 03 November 2019
Russian dissident, Putin critic Vladimir Bukovsky dies at 76A leading Russian human rights writer and activist, Bukovsky spent a total of 12 years imprisoned by the USSR.
11:30, 28 October 2019
U.S. declassifies intel report on estimates of Chornobyl incident fatalitiesThe authors concluded that "the entire intelligence community believes that the fatality figure of two is preposterous."
16:40, 18 August 2019
Latvian lawmakers label 1944 deportation of Crimean Tatars as act of genocide – mediaThe resolution says it was adopted to "commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Crimean Tatar deportations" and to support "the policy of non-recognition of the illegal annexation of Crimea" by Russia in 2014.
20:10, 10 May 2019
Poroshenko: Kremlin wants Soviet Union 2.0A recent Russian attack on Ukrainian boats near the Kerch Strait is an attempt to occupy the Kerch Strait and the Azov-Black Sea basin.
23:57, 18 February 2019
Hungary removes statue of anti-Soviet hero – mediaThe statue has long been a focal point for Hungarian patriots.
20:30, 31 December 2018